PhD position: modeling sequential human behavior, TU Darmstadt

A PhD position is available in the lab of Constantin Rothkopf ( at the Centre for Cognitive Science ( at Technical University Darmstadt. The lab investigates sequential decision making and control under uncertainty in humans, how we actively use our visual system to take decisions and guide actions. Our work often involves behavioral experiments measuring […]

RTG Situated Cognition: PhD positions in Cognitive Science, Philosophy, Psychology, or Neuroscience

*Call for applications – RTG “Situated Cognition”: 13 PhD positions in Cognitive Science, Philosophy, Psychology, or Neuroscience* Call for applications – RTG “Situated Cognition”: 13 PhD positions in Cognitive Science, Philosophy, Psychology, or Neuroscience The interdisciplinary Research Training Group „Situated Cognition“, funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), invites applications for 13 PhD positions (salary scale […]

Open positions in executive functions training and empirical data acquisition

Dear valued colleagues, The scientific mission of the Max Planck Research Group for Rationality Enhancement ( <>) at the Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems in Tübingen is to lay the scientific and technological foundations for helping people improve their minds, achieve their goals, and become the persons they want to be. Our research combines […]

Postdoc Position: Research on Educational Robotics

The robotics group at Jacobs University has a postdoc position for research on educational robotics, which is to be filled as soon as possible. Note that the planned research is on and not in educational robotics. Concretely, we want to study the effects of hands-on teaching components, i.e., the use of labs, with respect to […]

PhD position: criterion learning in perceptual decision making, TU Darmstadt

The Models of Higher Cognition group (PI: Frank Jaekel) at the TU Darmstadt Centre for Cognitive Science is looking for a PhD student in the area of perceptual decision making. In a joint DFG-project with the Neurophysiology group at the University of Mainz (PI: Maik Stuettgen) we are investigating neural and cognitive processes underlying criterion […]

PhD / Postdoc / Researcher / Internship Positions on Self-Improvement & Goal Setting

The Max Planck Research Group for Rationality Enhancement <> is looking for Ph.D. students, postdocs, or researchers with an M.Sc. degree interested in developing and evaluating online tools for self-improvement [Ph.D. position <> , researcher or postdoc position <>] or goal setting [Ph.D. position <> , researcher or postdoc position <> ]. Internships and bachelor/master […]

Neural Ego-Noise Reduction for Interactive Robots

The Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics and Natural Sciences / Department of Informatics invites applications for a RESEARCH ASSOCIATE Ego-Noise Reduction for Interactive Robots – SALARY LEVEL 13 TV-L – The position in accordance with Section 28 subsection 1 of the Hamburg higher education act (Hamburgisches Hochschulgesetz, HmbHG) commences on the earliest possible date. This is […]

Wiss. Mitarbeiter/-in (Praedoc) (m/w/d) mit 1/2-Teilzeitbeschäftigung Fachbereich Erziehungswissenschaft und Psychologie – Wissenschaftsbereich Psychologie – Klinisch-Psychologische Intervention Wiss. Mitarbeiter/-in (Praedoc) (m/w/d) mit 1/2-Teilzeitbeschäftigung befristet auf 18 Monate (vorbehaltlich der Mittelbewilligung durch den Mittelgeber) Entgeltgruppe 13 TV-L FU Kennung: EP-12-81/2019 Bewerbungsende: 02.09.2019 Aufgabengebiet: • Wissenschaftliche Tätigkeiten im Rahmen des BMBF-geförderten Verbundprojekts I-REACH (Entwicklung und Feasibility-Testung eines transdiagnostischen E-Mental-Health Ansatzes für geflüchtete Menschen“) […]

Postdocs and technical positions focussing on immersive technologies

Post-doctoral researchers in immersive technologies The Center for Immersive Experiences at The Pennsylvania State University (, in collaboration with other units at Penn State (such as ChoroPhronesis,, and Teaching and Learning with Technology), is hiring up to three Post-Doctoral Researchers focusing on areas such as immersive analytics, immersive learning, immersive decision-making, or serious games. The […]